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Senior Scholar Co-Authors Article Advancing an Ethical Framework for the Global Allocation of COVID-19 Vaccines

KIE Senior Research Scholar Henry S. Richardson partnered with a global group of experts in co-authoring a new paper in Science entitled “An ethical framework for global…

September 13, 2020


Bioethics Research Library Collects COVID-19 Resources

Over the last six months, the Bioethics Research Library has contributed to the COVID-19 DigitalGeorgetown collection. Jonathan Zarrillo, Archivist and Research Librarian, has…

September 10, 2020


Library Reference Services: An introduction

When the Kennedy Institute of Ethics’s Bioethics Research Library was founded, the interdisciplinary field of bioethics was just coming into its own in the US. Research and…

September 1, 2020


Welcoming Joel Michael Reynolds

The Kennedy Institute of Ethics welcomes Joel Michael Reynolds as its newest Senior Research Scholar. Dr. Reynolds will also fill a role at Georgetown as an Assistant Professor…

August 7, 2020


Senior Scholar Maggie Little moderated a conversation with Ken Mulvany on how AI is helping in the fight against COVID-19

On Wednesday, July 22nd, Senior Research Scholar Maggie Little moderated a conversation with Benevolent AI CEO Ken Mulvany on how AI is helping in the fight against COVID-19.…

July 29, 2020


Senior Scholar Maggie Little Presents New Ethics Guidance at AIDS 2020 on Research with Pregnant Women

KIE Senior Research Scholar Maggie Little last week presented new ethics guidance at AIDS 2020 on behalf of the Pregnancy and HIV/AIDS: Seeking Equitable Study (PHASES) Working…

July 16, 2020